From sandwiches to cocktails, everything is better with avocado—and that goes double on game day.

By F&W Editors
January 25, 2017

Chances are you’re eating outdoors on Labor Day. That means you definitely need dips and spreads to share at your backyard barbecue or picnic. Fortunately we're serving up incredible recipes like caramelized onion dip, spicy black bean dip with cotija cheese and easy hummus with tahini.


Here, seven incredible ways to avocado up your Super Bowl snack spread.

1. Avocado Pissaladière

This pizza-like tart features creamy slices of avocado, caramelized onions, anchovies and olives.

2. Avocado-Hummus Dip

Can't choose between hummus or guacamole? Try this delicious mash-up of the two.

3. Avocado-Tomatillo Salsa

© Sarah Bolla

Tomatillos add a sour, zesty edge that balances the rich avocados in this fast salsa.

4. Avocado, Feta and Cherry Tomato Salsa Flatbreads

These grilled flatbreads are a delicious, healthy alternative to pizza.

5. Fresh Guacamole

It doesn't get any easier than this delicious 10-minute dip.

6. Avocado Crostini Two Ways

Cookbook author Katie Workman tops crostini with avocado and parsley pesto.

7. Curried Tofu-and-Avocado Dip with Rosemary Pita Chips

Silken tofu (which has an especially custardy texture) blended with avocado and low-fat sour cream yogurt makes an incredible, healthy party dip.

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